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As part of the KARAMOJA Campaign, four international conferences are organized from October 2008 to January 2009 across Europe.
Besides, we are also organizing a panel as part of the first World Conference of Humanitarian Studies in February 2009.
The conferences are freely open to the public: No entry fee! (Beware: this does not apply to the World conference of humanitarian studies!)
At these conferences, key public figures, experts, scientists and NGOS will discuss the hot contemporary issues that permeate the Karamoja crisis as well as other crises in Africa and worldwide.
These include, among others, isues of:
Global and regional climate change
Arms trade and civilian conflicts
Human rights and indigenous peoples rights
European Awareness of Sustainability in Africa: Issues of Pastoralism
The future of traditional societies in Africa: The situation of the Karamoja region of Uganda
Education in Africa
Climate change and security in Africa
Pastoralism, sustainability and the complexity of humanitarian crises in Africa: comparative analyses and case studies